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102nd United States Congress
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United States Capitol (2002)

Duration: January 3, 1991 – January 3, 1993

President of the Senate: Dan Quayle
President pro tempore: Robert Byrd
Speaker of the House: Tom Foley
Members: 100 Senators
435 Representatives
5 Non-voting members
Senate Majority: Democratic Party
House Majority: Democratic Party

Sessions
1st: January 3, 1991 – January 3, 1992
2nd: January 3, 1992 – October 9, 1992
<101st 103rd>

The One Hundred Second United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, composed of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It met in Washington, DC from January 3, 1991, to January 3, 1993, during the last two years of the administration of U.S. President George H. W. Bush.

The apportionment of seats in this House of Representatives was based on the 1980 United States Census. Both chambers had a Democratic majority.

Contents

Notable events

Major Legislation

Party summary

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Senate

Party
(Shading indicates majority caucus)
Total
Democratic Republican Vacant
End of previous Congress 55 45 100 0
Begin 56 44 100 0
End 57 43
FInal voting share 57% 43%
Beginning of next Congress 57 43 100 0

House of Representatives

Affiliation Members Voting
share
  Democratic Party 270 62.1%
  Republican Party 164 37.7%
  Independent 1 0.2%
Total 435

Officers

Senate

Office Officer Party State
  President of the Senate Dan Quayle Republican Indiana
  President pro tempore Robert Byrd Democratic West Virginia

Majority (Democratic) leadership

Office Officer Party State
  Majority Leader George Mitchell Maine
  Majority Whip Wendell Ford Kentucky

Minority (Republican) leadership

Office Officer Party State
  Minority Leader Bob Dole Kansas
  Minority Whip Alan Simpson Wyoming

House of Representatives

Office Officer Party State
  Speaker Tom Foley Democratic Washington

Majority (Democratic) leadership

Office Officer Party State
  Majority Leader Richard Gephardt Missouri
  Majority Whip William H. Gray (to September 11, 1991) Pennsylvania
  David E. Bonior (from September 11, 1991) Michigan

Minority (Republican) leadership

Office Officer Party State
  Minority Leader Robert H. Michel Illinois
  Minority Whip Newt Gingrich Georgia

Members

This list is arranged by chamber, then by state. Senators are listed in order of seniority, and Representatives are listed by district.

Senate

Senators are popularly elected statewide every two years, with one-third beginning new six year terms with each Congress.

Alabama

Alaska

Arizona

Arkansas

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

Florida

Georgia

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maine

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Mississippi

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

North Dakota

  • Kent Conrad (D), resigned to assume Burdick's vacant seat to which he was elected December 14, 1992

Ohio

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

Utah

Vermont

Virginia

Washington

West Virginia

Wisconsin

Wyoming

House of Representatives

Alabama

Alaska

Arizona

  • Ed Pastor (D), won special election, installed September 24, 1991

Arkansas

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

Florida

Georgia

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maine

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Mississippi

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

North Dakota

Ohio

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

Utah

Vermont

Virginia

Washington

West Virginia

Wisconsin

Wyoming

Non-voting members

Employees

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